On Wednesday afternoon, reports surfaced that FAU football head football coach Carl Pelini had abruptly resigned. No immediate reason was given for Pelini's departure, but following a press conference by athletic director Pat Chun Wednesday afternoon, it was revealed that Pelini and defensive coord ... More >>
FAU head football coach Carl Pelini has resigned, effective immediately, according to ESPN. A press conference is scheduled for 4:00 p.m. No reason has yet been given for Pelini's departure, but his 5-15 record in two seasons might be a pretty good indicator.
FAU's student paper, University Press, has a cover in this week's issue that trumpets the phrase "Free Palestine," illustrated by a photo of students reenacting an Israeli soldier's detention of a Palestinian woman at a roadblock. See also: - The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Gets Personal at FAU ... More >>
On April 19, an Israeli military officer, Col. Bentzi Gruber, came to Florida Atlantic University to give a presentation called "Ethics in the Field," explaining how the Israeli Defense Forces thwart attacks, and defending the Israeli military against accusations of human rights violations. Five s ... More >>
FAU students opposed to the school's sale of football field naming rights to global private prison operator/serial human rights abuser GEO Group spent spring break last week planning their next moves.One thing the students had in mind was attendance at today's meeting of FAU's board of trustees, the ... More >>
The student organizers behind the protests at Florida Atlantic University are currently prepping for a high-noon showdown Q&A Friday with school President Mary Jane Saunders. The topic on the table is the administration's decision to sell off the Owls' stadium naming rights to the GEO Group, one ... More >>
It was hard not to feel sorry for FAU President Mary Jane Saunders on Monday afternoon, confronted in her office with an impromptu occupation by some 40 students protesting the school's decision to grant naming rights for the FAU football stadium to the notorious private prison operator GEO Group.Se ... More >>
Florida Atlantic University has finally sold the naming rights to its football stadium. FAU and the GEO Group are set to finalize a deal on Tuesday to let the company have the naming rights. The GEO Group, which was founded by George Zoley, who received his bachelor's and master's at FAU and is a ... More >>
We understand it's been a tough stretch for athletics at Florida Atlantic University over the past few months (like the whole football thing), so we won't blame any Owls fans for getting a little excited on Saturday night.See, George Mason University's basketball team -- ranked 63rd in the nation ... More >>
achtungtshirt.wordpress.comFAU's new playbook.Despite the fact that just over half of our readers predicted the Florida Atlantic University Owls would win a game this year before the Miami Dolphins, the nearly 27 percent who thought both teams would go without a win this year may be on the right ... More >>
If you happened to attend Florida International University's loss to Duke over the weekend at FIU Stadium, you may have noticed some signs of the Dos Equis guy with a panther head, a few poorly drawn faces, and a Chuck Testa reference up on the Jumbotron.There's an explanation for that -- trolls. ... More >>
As rumors go, it was far too good to be true, and then it happened: Isiah Thomas is coming to South Florida, to coach Florida International's basketball team. Oh, but this will make some good blog!Thomas, of course, is as brainless as a coach/GM as he was brilliant as a player. Being Chicago-born li ... More >>
SeaRobotics.comBoca teachers or Navy Seals?Florida Atlantic University has finally settled a long-running dispute with three men who used to work in the Owl Nest. Stanley Dunn, former chair of FAU's Ocean Engineering department, helped the program evolve from a rinky-dink operation to a consid ... More >>
Skin Powder Bulletin!
Throw Caution to the Sky
Can the Lakers stand the Heat?
Are you ready for some FAU football?
Florida Atlantic's multimillion-dollar investment in a legendary coach has so far been a bust
FAU Men's Basketball
Men's basketball coach (Green) and football coach (Schnellenberger), Florida Atlantic University
One of the nation's fastest-growing universities may be headed for hard times... or perhaps they're already here
The battle for the soul of the Graves Museum isn't over yet, and Gypsy Graves herself is back in the trenches
February 25 - March 3, 1999